September was a headline grabbing month for investors

September 30th, 2006|by Michael Ashley Schulman, Perspectives, The Big Picture, Writers|

September was a headline grabbing month for investors.

  • Treasuries strengthened
  • Housing wilted further
  • Stocks strengthened
  • Commodities (including oil and gold) weakened
  • Some notable hedge funds had remarkable trouble

The financial market’s resilience bodes well for domestic equity and fixed income markets.

Treasury prices continued their rally, bringing benchmark yields to six month lows. The market has been buoyed by investor sentiment […]